Description: Guide Post at Sd 9986 6309
Date Listed: 23 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 324799
OS Grid Reference: SD9985663088
OS Grid Coordinates: 399856, 463088
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0637, -2.0037
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9/45 Guide Post at
SD 9986 6309
Guide post. Early-mid C19. Gritstone. Triangular in section with pointed
top, approximately 2 metres high. Incised capital letters and painted
arrows. Left face: "THRESHFIELD/ KILNSEY/ BURNSALL"; right face:
"GRASSINGTON/ SKIPTON." The turnpike road along the south-west side of the
river Wharfe was begun in the late C18, linking Addingham with the Askrigg
turnpike. A. Raistrick, Old Yorkshire Dales, 1967, p171.
Listing NGR: SD9985663088
Source: English Heritage
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